Art for the senses

An exciting new series of Art for the Senses workshops in Strangford, County Down, seek to address emotional trauma which is not easily expressed in words. Where words sometimes fail, creativity can become a form of self-therapy for those confronted with challenging situations, overwhelming experiences, traumatic life events or mental illness. As an award-winning artist,…

Biography

Geralyn Mulqueen is an Irish artist living in County Down. Geralyn uses colour spontaneously in the emotional translation and captures the essence of reflection and emergence uniquely felt by the individual. The pieces are vital and honest always allowing for movement and growth.             Her interest in art as an…

Art for the Senses – creativity workshops

We are delighted to announce the second Art for the Senses workshop, taking place on the 10th November 2018 in Strangford Hall, Strangford. Feedback from the first session has been excellent but only truly a reflection of the participation of those who attended. “…I came with no expectations and a little trepidation but from the…

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Title “Egyptian chords” 2018 Medium Oil on linen Dimensions 120/100cm Larger scale and fluid this artwork evolved in three stages. Under painting, colour wash and finally the threading of scale and texture reminiscent of a powerful experience in the Kings chamber at the Great Pyramid, Giza. Life changing chords struck. This piece was completed after…

Artwork 2

Title “Art for the senses” 2018 Medium mixed media on linen Dimensions 40/60cm Ethereal energy permeates this piece evocative of the trancelike state reached through an awareness of universal connection. Sensory space allowed this piece to make it’s mark. As with most of the abstraction in my art, the viewer is invited to an individual…

Artwork 1

Title “On the road to Greyabbey 2018” Medium acrylic on linen Dimensions 50/60cm The natural beauty of the landscape can stop us in our tracks. At once awe inspiring and familiar. A moment of light, majesty and movement offered generously and with uncensored presence is captured in this piece.

Article by Geralyn in Freckle Magazine

In Autumn 2018 my article was published in Freckle magazine along with lovely photos by Joe Laverty many thanks to him and all involved.   Click the links below to download as .PDF files Pages 1-2 Geralyn_Article_Freckle7-1 copy Pages 3-4 Geralyn_Article_Freckle7-2 copy